Nerdy Bits: Meet Tumblr Star – Doctor Puppet, New Cosplaying Series From The Nerdist Channel, Coors & ‘Prometheus’ Team Up (What?) and MOAR!
Every day the internet produces an astounding amount of goodies and gems. Most hilarious, some amusing, but all worth at least a few seconds of your time. We here at Nerd Bastards try to bring you the best bits of news and nerdery the webz has to offer, with a bit of snark thrown in. But sometimes not everything makes the cut. Monday through Friday we’ll be bringing you our inbox leftovers, our forgotten bookmarks, the nerdy bits that simply slipped through the cracks. You can submit items to Nerdy Bits by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Above: Starting things off with Steven Moffat and Benedict Cumberbatch posing with “The Avengers” at Marvel Studios. Why? Because I can. Check out Comic Book Movie for more from their visit.
Wha-? I don’t even… (Fashionably Geek)
That’s more like it. This might be some of the best Starfire cosplay I’ve ever seen! (Fashionably Geek)
Did you know there’s a miniaturized, puppet version of Matt Smith’s 11th Doctor called Doctor Puppet that’s internet famous? Well, now you do. Follow his adventures with his companion (and creator) Alisa Stern on Tumblr. (The Mary Sue)
Speaking of incredibly good cosplay, the new series all about cosplay on the Nerdist Channel, Just Cos, debuted today! This first episode gives a brief explanation of cosply, for the n00bs, filmed at NYCC. (Nerdist)
Listen as the often imitated theme to Game of Thrones is brought to gritty, grinding life by an orchestra of floppy dish drives. You’ve never heard a version quite like this before. (Kotaku)
Coors gives reason to never want another one of their beers again, by becoming the official drink of chest-bursting alien spawn every where. (io9)
In conclusion, I give you Darth Maul dancing to Flo Rida, “Good Feeling,” at the Walt Disney World’s Star Wars Weekend event, “Dance-Off With the Star Wars Stars.” (io9)
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